Tamiya F-4EJ model kit in 1/32 scale
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Step 5 was left for later as the cockpit tub would be fitted later
[ Step 6 ]
Steps 7 + 8 with the rear fuselage area were skipped for later.
[ Step 9 ]
Insert the card and glue firmly in
The small plastic inserts #L6 + #L7 were added (on Tamiya F-4 Naval kits you will get catapult launch hooks).
[ Steps 10 and
An important next action is....
The overall model parts with its wings were assembled. Take care to make the gap at the wing-fuselage junction as small as possible. For that purpose, a "spacer" made of thick plastic sprue was made and used to keep the fuselage walls are correct distance.
It was also required to fit the horizontal stabilzers, although they are quite vulnerable to handling later on. Also, the "metall" exhaust part from Step 7 was fitted.
[ Steps 14 and
[ Steps 16 and
The nose gear leg was assembled as per instructions. You get an metal leg as basis. Some Eduard details were added to the gears. The leg was not yet fixed on the model.
[ Steps 18 and
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